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Houzz Tour: Everything Art Is Illuminated in Canada
Artist Richard Roblin has designed an airy, modern home and studio that's brimming with paintings and contemporary furnishings
"to the outdoors from every major area of the house," he says. It was also important... Refrigerator, wall oven, cooktop: Jenn-Air; suspension lighting over island: Artemide Kalifa... ideal lighting. He designed the pivot door, which leads to a paved courtyard with... across one wall of the living room in front of the fireplace. "It functions as a display... display wall for art when the fireplace is not in use, as well as a space for a collection..."
2012 Trends: New Appliances for Every Living Space
"And outdoor spaces host some of the fastest-growing appliance trends. The home... Storm Outdoor Television is the perfect high-performance TV for the outdoor living... pictures of outdoor living spaces, and then I think about my own gazebo... we can only... all this outdoor stuff? It seems unsafe. Not findig any of these things remotely appealing... and even outdoor rooms. Outdoor entertainment systems are a huge and growing category..."
California Gardener's March Checklist
Give natives and tropicals a well-deserved spotlight — plus, discover an easy herb that keeps on giving
"relaxing outdoor space, as you'll see below.... requirement: Light; no irrigation needed for mature plantsLight requirement: Full sunMature... or moreLight requirement: Full sun (light shade is OK)Mature size: 70 feet tall or... requirement: LightLight requirement: Full sun, or partial shade in hot climatesMature size:... requirement: LightLight requirement: Full sunMature size: 3 to 4 feet tall and 3 to 6 feet... pots, walls and backgrounds for them how good they look with black. A deck with a..."
My Houzz: Updated Federal Style in Massachusetts
"indoor-outdoor connection with surrounding pastoral and conservation land. Their architect... cooktopSconce lighting: Zaneen Dau from Nina’s LightingIsland chandelier: Harco-Loor Tiara... through a wall of windows onto two acres of lush land. Throughout the house, windows... Chimera LightingCabinetry: Kevin Cradock WoodworkingTile floor: Roma Tile in Watertown... narrow-walled staircase accessible from the original kitchen. The Bocci pendant chandelier..."
The Outside Comes Inside Down Under
"their outdoor spaces and the dry climate that enables them to be an extension of... the rock wall sits less than a few feet from more sliding glass walls running the length... operable wall and clerestory, the dining space feels like outdoors. The Sewell House... to the outdoors. The Caristo House's living/dining space extends to an outdoor dining... glass wall. The house's generous roof overhang, matched by the wall extensions,..."
My Houzz: Art Dealer's Modern-Native Mix in Canada
Traditional Northwest style meets a modern aesthetic in this comfortable, gallery-like home in downtown Vancouver
"square feet outdoor living (upper level)... by LED lights. With plants, an outdoor fireplace, furniture and lighting added, the... of the wall. I wanted the bed to be floating with lights lifting it off the floor... pad the wall to finish off the look." Lamps: Josephine by Jamie Hayón for Metalarte... Hirst-inspired wall decals from Blik.Table lamp: Miss K by Philippe Starck for Flos Near the... garde lighting sculpture hand-crafted by Dutch design duo Brand Van Egmond. Fortunately..."
8 Spectacular Grasses to Energize a Fall Garden
Dancing in the autumn wind or flowing along a flower bed, these ornamental grasses bring wonderful movement and color to the landscape
"plants, walls and fences.USDA zones: 6 to 9Water requirement: AverageLight requirement:... AverageLight requirement: Full to partial sunMature size: 6 feet tallPlanting tips:... AverageLight requirement: Full sunMature size: 5 to 8 feet tall, depending upon v... establishedLight requirement: Full to partial sunMature size: 18 to 36 inches tallPlanting... AverageLight requirement: Full to partial sunMature size: 4 feet tallPlanting tips:..."
California Gardener's February Checklist
Celebrate 5 California classics: plants that defy winter with bright flowers, luscious fragrance and, for some, delicious taste
"patio for outdoor entertaining — a perfect setting for a little brainwashing about the... Moderate Light requirement: Full sun to light shadeMature size: 4 feet tall and 6 to... espalier on a wall or fence. It will produce fruit all year, including in winter and early... dry out.Light requirement: Full sun; a little shade is OK in warm climates.Mature size:... to more Light requirement: Full sun Mature size: 15 to 25 feet tall and 6 to 15 feet..."
Houzz Tour: Southwestern-Style Florida Mansion
Spanish clay tile, rough-sawn timber beams and a horse paddock lend a hacienda feel to a vast Southwestern-style home
"and the outdoors. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: An equine-loving couple and their... Lantern-style wall sconces line the porches to offer light as well as Western detailing.... stucco walls evoke the feel of Arizona, where the owners previously had a home. The... parapet walls or sloped roofs with Spanish clay tile," says Gritton. Many of the exterior... a mud wall. A beautiful chandelier in the round tower element creates contrast with..."
Houzz Tour: Contemporary Colonial in New Jersey
"being outdoors. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Christine and Stephan, and daughters... natural light. A door leads to the backyard. Christine used light colors on the walls... picked the wall colors and furnishings to highlight the artwork," Christine says.Furnishings:... though the walls are white, the hardwood floors and the artwork make the space warm and... Storage: IkeaWall shelf: IkeaNext: See more Houzz Tours Upstairs, the in-law suite is a..."
Homeowner's Workbook: How to Remodel Your Kitchen
"green-light a kitchen remodeling project, then what? We'll start with the first 9... putting in recessed lighting? I want to be sure we have enough light without over doing... cabinets, wall color, and lighting). A designer can at least help distill the important... of the wall above the counter which being off grid means more light comes indoor which... lower, and light but less sun in summer when the sun is higher. On one end wall there..."
Modern Patio Designs
"creating outdoor 'rooms' on the patio. Modern patio designs also incorporate elements... colored walls, and Moravian star lighting to add modenr touches to what could potentially... equipped outdoor kitchens. The stainless steel appliances and range hood and simple... entire outdoor kitchen. Cook the entire meal outside during hot summer months. This... Additional lighting over the door spotlights the area while adding to safety and security..."
Get Spring-Like Hyacinth Blooms All Winter Long
"naturally outdoors during springtime, but you can also trick them into blooming indoors... indirect light and give the plants more light as they grow roots and leaves.Though most... against a wall. The water method.Use forcing glasses, containers or vases that will hold... bright light but not direct sun.Turn the vases daily to prevent leaning, and change... subdued lighting for a week or two until yellow sprouts at the top of the bulb turn..."
Your Doors: Make a Grand Entrance
"from the outdoor elements. However, with a little extra thought, they can also add a... metal wall and choose a door in a bold color for a contemporary spin. Don’t feel... make the walls seem to go on forever. For an easy, inexpensive update, consider adding... abundant light into your home while also acting as an interesting architectural element... in the walls doesn't mean they can't be stunning. These etched glass doors from Modernus..."
Guest Picks: Sweet Safari Style for Kids
I spy something that's adorable and friendly but has a wild side. Make that 20 things, all for a child's bedroom
"African outdoors in. — Rita from Fighting Off Frumpy... vinyl wall decal. Shed some light on your safari with this utterly irresistible wild... on a wall. Plus, they're available in several different finishes for a more customized... pendant light. It comes as a zebra too. A lion is the perfect guardian to keep a coat... a 3-D wall hanging? This handmade elephant is available in a huge variety of colors..."